South Asian Games: India finishes at the top after record 312 medalsDecember 11, 2019
- India finishes at the top for the 13th time in a row with the record medal haul of 312 in Nepal.
- India collected 174 gold, 93 silver and 45 bronze after ten days of competitions to surpass their total of 309 (189 gold, 90 silver and 30 bronze) won in the previous edition in Guwahati and Shillong in 2016.
- Number of gold India won this time was 15 less than the 2016 edition.
- Hosts Nepal stood a distant second with 206 medals (51 gold, 60 silver and 95 bronze) while Sri Lanka was third with 251 medals (40 gold, 83 silver and 128 bronze).